LORD, Helen Mary (nee Boys) of Carterton. On 3rd December 2017 peacefully at Roseneath Lifecare, Carterton. Aged 84 years.
Dearly loved wife of Gordon for 64 years.
Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Vivienne and Ian MacArthur (Masterton), Richard (deceased), Phillip and Karen (Melbourne). Loved Nana of Andrew and Natalie, Daniel, Rachel and Wilson, and Kirsty and Matt. Loved ‘Nana Lord’ of Liam, Charlie, Zoe, and Emily. A loved sister, sister-in-law, Auntie and friend to many.
In lieu of flowers a donation to Carterton Central Lions club, P.O. Box 44, Carterton 5743 would be appreciated and may be left in the church foyer.
A service for Helen will be held in St Mark's Anglican Church, Carterton on Friday 8th December 2017 at 11.00am followed by private cremation.
Messages to the Lord family C/- P.O. Box 185, Carterton 5743 or can be left in Helen’s tribute book here at tributes.
Acknowledgement from the family.
LORD, Helen Mary (nee Boys)
Gordon, Vivienne and Ian, Phillip and Karen and families
wish to express their heartfelt thanks to relatives, friends, neighbours and work colleagues who supported them in various ways during Helen’s illness and at the time of her passing.
We will always remember the comfort we received from the lovely personal messages of sympathy, cards, letters, flowers, phone calls, visits, and tributes. A special thanks to Dr Aage Terpstra for his care over the years; to Dr Craig Cherry and the staff at Roseneath for their care of Helen and continuing support to Gordon; to Rev Jenny Henson and the St Mark’s Parish family for their prayerful and practical support; to those who gave donations to Carterton Central Lions; to the Lions Club members for their fitting tribute and to all who attended the service. Please accept this as a personal acknowledgement of our heartfelt appreciation.